March 18, 2019
Mr. Wright, like most of us, has an active lifestyle. One of his favorite pasttimes is fishing and being outdoors with his family.
Unfortunately, after a day of wade fishing in May of 2018, he noticed that something did not seem right with his left lower leg. He was seen in the emergency room the following day, and started on outpatient IV antibiotic therapy as treatment for necrotizing
February 27, 2019
Jayesh R. Modi MD FACS RVT CWSP
Medical DirectorMidHudson Regional Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine of Westchester Medical Center Health Network
Q: What was it like treating wound patients before working at the wound center?
A: Prior to joining wound center I was providing wound care to my patients as a part of my vascular surgery practice. Some of these
February 22, 2019
Hugh Christie’s diagnosis of tonsil cancer didn’t surprise the former chewing tobacco user. Nor was he surprised that side effects from the 35 radiation treatments used to cure the cancer would threaten the loss of his jawbone three years later in his dentist’s office.
“I work in a nuclear facility so I know what radiation does to you,” said Christie, a 61-yearold maintenance